Sink Your Teeth Into Authentic Italian Pastries At This Amazing Bakery In Maine

When you think about food in Maine, images of bright red lobster, buttery lobster rolls and fried just-about-all-seafood. But Mainers will tell you that there’s so much more to our food scene than just seafood. We’ve got some of the best ice cream (though, we did manage to infuse seafood into that somehow) and our donuts are worth traveling for. If you’re looking to continue broadening your horizons, you’ll want to visit this Italian bakery in Maine. Those who live here love it and those from away are often shocked that it exists!

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The Italian Bakery is open Tuesday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Saturday from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 6 a.m. to noon. They’re closed on Monday. To learn more about their history and see what they offer, check out their website. You can follow them on Facebook, too. To ask any questions you can reach them on 207-782-8312. Address: 225 Bartlett Street, Lewiston, ME 04240.

The only thing better than a great bakery is a great coffee shop that has it all. Check out these 10 unique coffee shops located throughout the state.